Date of Birth:
Haing S. Ngor
22 March 1940
Haing S. Ngor played in 4 movies in the Drama, History, War, Music, Action, Biography, Adventure, Romance genres.
Haing S. Ngor got succeed with average imdb rating 7.
He lost half his right little finger to the Khmer Rouge.
He was the first non-professional since Harold Russell in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) to win an Academy award.
He was probably shot during the robbery for resisting giving up a cherished gold watch and chain bearing the picture of his wife, whom Khmer Rouge soldiers allowed to die in childbirth in 1975.
Was not interested at first in the role of Dith Pran but after interviews with the filmmakers he changed his mind, remembering that he promised his late wife to tell Cambodia's story to the world.
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